2 day Level 3 First Aid at Work Requalification OFQUAL RQF (FAW)

2 day Level 3 First Aid at Work OFQUAL RQF requalification training course (FAWR)




This  level 3 OFQUAL regulated and accredited RQF First Aid at Work Requalification training course complies with the guidelines and criteria as defined by the Health & Safety Executive (HSE) in respect of the 1981 (First Aid) Regulations. Delegates will learn the skills and knowledge to provide  First Aid treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. The  topics covered in this First Aid at Work Requalification training course are in accordance with current guidelines published by the Resuscitation Council (UK).




This First Aid at Work Requalification training course is taught for 12 hours over 2 days and consists of theoretical and practical sessions. This 12 hours FAW Requalification training course can also be spread over a maximum of 7 weeks, ensuring that each session is a minimum of two hours (subject to extra cost). The class ratio for this qualification is a maximum of 12 learners to 1 Trainer/Assessor.



Course content


 Day 1


  • Roles and responsibilities of the First Aider
  • Legislation
  • First Aid box and contents
  • The Accident Record form
  • Basic hygiene and infection control in First Aid 
  • Assessment of an incident
  • Primary survey and Agonal Gasping
  • Secondary assessment and Recovery position
  • Dealing with an unresponsive casualty
  • Resuscitation and CPR
  • Automated External Defibrillator (AED) use training
  • Respiratory System and Choking
  • Epilepsy
  • Minor injuries
  • Wounds and Bleeding control
  • Circulatory System and Shock
  • Minor Burns and Foreign Bodies


Day 2


  • Recap on primary survey and
  • Recap on secondary assessment
  • Bones, joints and muscle injuries
  • Head and spinal injuries
  • Chest and abdominal injuries
  • Specialised burn injuries
  • Eye injuries
  • Poisoning
  • Anaphylaxis and auto injector training
  • Major illnesses: Heart Attack, Stroke, Diabetes and Asthma



Required criteria to attend course


The delegates must have a valid in date 3 days First Aid at Work course certificate. A copy of the certifificate must be emailed to MEDISAFE TRAINING prior to booking of the course.




Please contact MEDISAFE TRAINING today on   0121 769 2827 for a very competitive unbeatable quote. The course price includes course handouts and e-certificates.




Assessment is ongoing by the instructor.  The qualification is assessed through the completion of a written workbook, practical demonstration and oral questioning.





An OFQUAL  Regulated RQF  Level 3 First Aid at Work course certificate  lasting three years will be issued  subject to successful completion of the course by the delegate.



Important Information


Please note that delegates must be at least 18 years of age and physically able to carry out the procedures detailed in the course outline and must attend all sessions to be eligible for assessment.


Candidates should have good English literacy and numeracy skills to understand the course and to complete the assessments.


Please also note that  ID will need to be checked at the outset of the course for candidate verification process. 


  • The training room should be quiet and of appropriate size.
  • Staff should be off work and not expected to be on duty.
  • Staff attending should remain on the course for the entire duration of the training course.
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